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Galileo plunges into Jupiter

Duration: 03:16

The careful planning that went into the Galileo mission to Jupiter couldn't predict that the atmospheric probe would fall between Jupiter's clouds during its descent in 1995 and miss out on key data.

Available since: Tue 21 Jun 2011


Mark Halliley
Zam Baring
Series Producer
David McNab
Liz Tucker
Teresa Hunt

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The Planets Revisited Atmosphere: Mars

6/8 An exploration of weather systems found throughout the Solar System.

First broadcast: 29 Nov 2004

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